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  • Priorities, personalities shape city attorney race

    By Jonah Lowenfeld

    January 16, 2013 | 12:53 pm

    In his three-and-a-half years as Los Angeles’ City Attorney, Carmen Trutanich has made headlines — and more than a few enemies — by directing some of his office’s 450 lawyers to prosecute ticket scalpers and Occupy L.A. protesters, as well as by drafting controversial city...

  • Wall Street shock wave in rear-view mirror

    March 19, 2012 | 10:35 am

    On the day after his op-ed piece appeared in The New York Times of March 14, 2012, Greg Smith, a midlevel executive in the London office of Goldman Sachs had generated 19 million entries on Google.  By three days later, that number had risen to 134 million.

    Smith’s announcement of...

  • Goldman banker always stuck to principles, former teacher

    March 15, 2012 | 4:49 pm

    Greg Smith was a principled and competitive student, the kind of person whose strong sense of right and wrong probably pushed him to resign from Goldman Sachs in a scathing letter to an international newspaper, his former teacher and coach said.

    A quiet, unassuming child, the South...

  • Greg Smith drops bombs (and a bagel) on his way out of Goldman Sachs

    By Jonah Lowenfeld

    March 14, 2012 | 1:30 pm

    In a kiss-off op-ed published in today’s New York Times, Greg Smith, now a former executive director at Goldman Sachs, blasted the investment bank for what he called its “toxic and destructive” environment in which “ripping off” clients is commonplace.

    And in addition to...